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Best London apps

Using your smartphone in London may incur data charges, so check your data allowance with your phone provider. You can cut costs by downloading any …

Your Life in a Backpack: What to Pack For 6 Months Traveling Abroad

Think back to your last vacation. I bet your suitcases were so stuffed you had to sit on them just to get the zipper closed, and that was just for one week! Now imagine if you had to pack absolutely everything you needed for six months on the road, or even a year, and it all had to fit into one big …

World Heritage Site

Let's End Sexual Harassment On London Transport

Transport for London and British Transport Police are taking sexual harassment and assault on public transport seriously, and to prove it they've …

One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson signs for Doncaster Rovers

Doncaster Rovers have signed the One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson. The 21-year-old, who was born in Doncaster but has never played higher than Sunday league football, has been given the No28 squad number for the 2013-14 season and is likely to appear for the team's reserves after signing as a …

How The London Boroughs Got Their Names

More than fifty years ago, the London Government Act 1963 received Royal Assent. It paved the way, two years later, for radical changes in London's …

See the Coronation Dress at Buckingham Palace

Doctor Who in London

If you love BBC TV show Doctor Who, you'll love seeing where they filmed your favourite episodes. The Doctor visits London regularly, for business …

England

ZSL London Zoo

About<p>Find real animals, real characters, real adventures and really important stories to be told at ZSL London Zoo.<p>A real working zoo that’s striving …

London buses

London bus and tram passes<p>Bus and tram passes are valid for the Transport for London bus and tram network in London which do not have fare</b> …

Trains

James Smith & Sons

Top 5 reviews of James Smith & Sons<p>James Smith & Sons 5.0 out of 5<p>26 January 2017<p>by Douglas A.<p>Brolly heaven! They have everything from walking sticks …

Exploring The Stunning Lake District, UK

Lake District

5 Best Beach Towns in the UK

The Controversy Of Laura Knight

Dame Laura Knight is a painter who is at least as famous for what she painted as for the quality of her work. This retrospective looks back across …

Romantic Holidays in Wild Coastline of Cornwall

Coastlines

US sci-fi series Outlander to be filmed in Scotland

<b>A major US science fiction series is to be filmed in Scotland, bringing about 200 new jobs and the construction of a new television studio near Glasgow.</b><p>Outlander will be adapted from American writer Diana Gabaldon's international best-selling series of seven books.<p>It tells the story of Claire and …

Sherlock Holmes Museum

Welcome to 221B Baker Street, the London home of Sherlock Holmes. According to the stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes and his …

Sherlock Holmes

How to avoid mobile roaming costs

Mobile providers often charge high rates for data usage and phone calls while on holiday, but there are alternative ways to reduce incurring extra fees.<p>Mobile providers often charge high rates for data usage and phone calls while on holiday, but there are alternative ways to reduce incurring extra …